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Dentistry

"Dentistry: The profession concerned with the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures, and the diagnosis and treatment of their diseases including prevention and the restoration of defective and missing tissue." -- Definition from the NCBI MeSH Database.


Overview

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Dentists
Dental Hygienists

Dentistry Organizations

American Dental Association
American Dental Hygienists' Association
 


Dentistry and Data

PubMed Searches

Dentistry and Big Data
dentistry[mh] AND "big data"
Dentistry and Data Management
dentistry[mh] AND "data management"
 


LibGuides

University of Nevada Las Vegas
Tufts University
West Virginia University
 


Publications

Taking a byte out of big data
Glick, M.
J Am Dent Assoc. 2015 Nov;146(11):793-4. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2015.09.002.
 


Dentistry Metadata


Dentistry Data Repositories

NIH Data Sharing Repositories: A list of over 65 NIH-supported repositories that make data accessible for reuse.
 

Dentistry Data Standards/Policies

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
Office for Human Research Protections
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)